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2015 BASA Exhibition 'FLORA' The art and science of the plant

The 2015 annual member's exhibition was held at the Palm House Royal Botanic Garden Sydney  from 14 -22 July. The ...

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The closing date for the entries to the Canberra Botanical exhibition is 21st August 2015 for all enquiries and application form ...

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Biophilia by Christopher Marley

Christopher Marley is a New York-based artist who works with collected specimens and precision design. The clarity of the images ...

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A Basic Guide to Mastering Realistic Form and naturalistic colour, by Wendy Hollender

A Basic Guide to Mastering Realistic Form and naturalistic colour, by Wendy Hollender

Whilst this is not a new book (pub. 2010) and whilst it is primarily a colour pencil technique book, it ...

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Tulips: A Special Spring Workshop with Dianne Emery

The tulip with its silken petals and infinite variety of form and colour has been loved by both gardeners and ...

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reFraming Nature - Natural History Art Exhibition

This promises to be a very exciting exhibition – veering away from traditional botanical painting. Subjects to be depicted will include ...

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Nature Studies Workshop - Lichen on a Twig with Kate Nolan

In this three-day workshop, popular visiting tutor Kate Nolan will look at the subject of lichen on twigs. She will ...

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About Us
The Botanical Art Society of Australia (BASA) is a non-profit organisation which aims to foster and promote the development of botanical art nationwide and to bring together people who have a love of plants and of the botanical art form. Read More…

2016 BASA Exhibitions
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The Botanical Art Society of Australia, Inc.
PO Box 262
Lavington NSW 2641
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Members’ Gallery

Steele Helena Eucalyptus pyriformis

Halena Steele-Eucalyptus-pyriformis

Banksia Serrata after fire

Leonie Norton -Burnt-Banksia.

Dendrobium speciosum - Sue Anderson

Sue-Anderson Dendrobium-speciosum

More images in the Members’ Gallery…